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good morning. to our viewers in the west it is friday, september 14th, 2012. welcome to "cbs this morning." u.s. officials face a fourth day of anti-american protests from egypt to malaysia. >> a new cbs news poll shows president obama jumping ahead of mitt romney. buckingham palace outraged over topless photos of kate middleton. plus, new evidence in the natalie wood case only on cbs"c this morning." we begin this morning with a look at today's eye opener. we begin this morning with a look at today's eye opener. your world in 90 seconds. captioning funded by cbs egyptian protesters continue in cairo. >> demonstrations across the region from iran and iraq to gaza, to yemen, to libya and
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morocco. >> and violence is putting u.s. embassies across the middle east on high alert. >> libyan officials state four arrests have been made in the attack on the u.s. consulate. >> ambassador chris stevens and three other americans were killed in the attack. >> they were good and brave men. >> the federal reserve, planning to buy up mortgage debt to get the economy rolling. it will spend $40 billion a month on bonds until home buying is affordable again. >> investors certainly like what they heard. the dow rose yesterday, finishing up 206 points. >> what bernanke is doing is saying what the president is doing is wrong. president saying the economy is coming back. bernanke is saying, no, it's not. i've got to print more money. >> do you think there's a chance you could lose this election? >> oh, absolutely. >> duke and duchess of cambridge seem to be angry after a french magazine publish nude photos of
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kate. bear has a dramatic evening, climbing trees and taking a dip in a swimming pool. >> look at him washing himself. >> stay tuned next week. >> did you just walk in front of the camera? >> and all that matters, supersi supersized gets downsized in the city. department of health approved a 16-ounce limit on sodas and other sugary drinks. >> i think new york might be the only city in the world where you could have a guy deliver drugs to your apartment but you can't get a large coke. welcome to "cbs this morning." in the muslim world, friday is a day of prayer and often a day of protests. this morning, american outposts in the middle east are facing new demonstrations. one person has been killed in violence in northern lebanon. >> protests have occurred in more than ten nations since the
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first disturbances on tuesday at the u.s. embassy in cairo, egypt. holly williams is in cairo. holly, good morning to you. >> reporter: good morning. the muslim brotherhood, which is a powerful islamist group here in egypt, has called for more demonstrations later on today. we're already seeing crowds of young men out on the street, clashing with the police. i can smell the tear gas from seven stories up. we've been watching this happen now for more than 48 hours. the egyptian police are using tear gas to try to disperse the protesters. clouds of smoke sting the face and push the crowds back, though they seem to be determined to stay on the street. for the last two days, groups of young men armed with stones have clashed with security forces, fighting for control of a road that leads to the u.s. embassy. the demonstrations today promise to be more organized and much bigger. and police know it.
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they've erected a ten-foot high concrete barrier, blocking the way to the embassy. egyptian authorities have promised to protect diplomatic embassies in the country. support for muslims, many who are still furious over the film that sparked these protests. the egyptian president, mohammed morsi appeared on television saying it's muslims duty to protect the embassies, knows that these protests are damaging for egypt but the president draws his support for islamic groups and he can't afford to crack down on these demonstrations too hard. norah? >> holly williams, thank you. let's now go to charlie dagata in benghazi. charlie, what's he saying? >> reporter: good morning to
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you, nor aah. we just returned from the u.s. consulate where we did meet with the president. he confirmed that four arrests have been made and is also confident that there will be more. you're confident that the men behind this, the people behind this will be caught? >> yes. >> reporter: what makes you so confident? >> because everyone is determined to. >> reporter: everyone is determined to? >> determined to. >> reporter: have you identified the group responsible for this? >> too early. >> reporter: it's too early. have you made moves toward the suspects responsible? we understand there's a no fly zone in place at benghazi airport. can you tell us more about that? >> to prevent any attempts by the perpetrators to flee the country. >> reporter: now the u.s. state department has released the names of the four men killed in the attack at the consulate. in addition to the u.s. ambassador, christopher stevens and sean smith, an air force
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veteran, state department has also confirmed the deaths of tyrone woods, former navy s.e.a.l. who served multiple tours of duty in iraq and afghanistan and glen doherty, another former s.e.a.l. working with a private company to help protect the consulate in benghazi. >> secretary of state hillary clinton goes to andrews air force base today to receive the remains of ambassador stevens and three other americans. at the state department with new information on the u.s. role, margaret brennan. good morning. >> reporter: good morning, charlie. hillary clinton says she is the person who sent chris stevens to benghazi. she knew it was a risky assignment and she will be receiving his remains at andrews air force base around 2:00 pm this afternoon. it has been an intense week for the secretary. she was informed of the attack around 4:00 pm eastern time, spoke to president obama shortly thereafter. she has been at the white house in the oval office, situation
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room at least six times over the past three days and is in constant contact with the other national security council principles, speaks to general dempsey, and secretary panetta via secure video conference. there was a five-hour period of what had happened to the ambassador, whether he had gone into hiding or been kidnapped. the state department still isn't clear on the details. they don't know how his body ended up in a benghazi hospital or who took it there. this is a very moment-by-moment investigation. but also leads into question one of the success stories of the obama administration on the foreign policy front. libya was viewed as a test of the minimum military engagement, maxim packet. >> what are state department officials focused on today? >> reporter: today they're very much focused on the expected protests throughout the region but there's also a little bit of
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cleanup that's happening. the secretary has been in contact with officials in egypt. i want to play for you what president obama said to telemundo in an interview on tuesday because it's having some reverberations. listen in. >> would you consider the egyptian regime an ally to the united states? >> i don't think we would consider them an ally. but we don't consider them an enemy. they are a new government that's trying to find their way. they were democratically elected. i think that we are going to have to see how they respond to this incident. >> so, president obama did speak with president morsi to urge him to gain control of the situation. the issue there that was controversial was that egypt was named nonnato ally in 1989. so there is some diplomatic work that is being done. also some issues with the u.s. embassy in cairo and them staying on message with the state department, messaging out of washington. back to you.
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>> margaret brennan, thank you, margaret. no norah? >> national security agency director is now with us, also an adviser to governor mitt romney's presidential campaign. general, good morning. >> good morning. >> thank you so much for joining us. you have been in the belly of the beast, so to say, in terms of the intelligence apparatus of this country. today is a crucial day. there are going to be protests across the middle east. what does this mean? >> first of all, what we're going to learn today is probably not a secret that we're going to have to steal somewhere. this will be in public view. since you already mentioned, this is friday. the mosques will be crowded. how many people demonstrate in how many cities, how close to american installations are they allowed to get, how violent are they? and finally, and perhaps most important, what do these governments, many of whom are understandably quite weak, what do these governments do to protect americans and american installations? we'll learn an awful lot about
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how much power, how many legs this movement has. >> let me ask you. there are a number of intelligence officials that are saying they do not believe that attack in benghazi, libya, was planned, that it was spontaneous. there are protests erupting across the middle east. is there a suggestion that al qaeda is taking advantage of some of these protests? and is that the concern to you, as officials who may be there on the ground? >> there are lots of things to be concerned about. one important threat is that al qaeda connection. i've seen the reports that we didn't have any evidence prior to the attack that planning was go i going on. but if you look at the nature of the attack, i mean how many people bring in direct fire weapons and rocket-propelled grenades to a demonstration, it appears to have been a complex attack, well organized. although we don't have evidence of the preplanning, the absence of evidence is not evidence of the absence. i think the best you could tell the president in this circumstance is we didn't detect the preplanning.
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but my sense is it appears to be preplanned. now the al qaeda connection. if you look at al qaeda right now, you've got al qaeda prime on the afghan/pakistan border, the franchises like al qaeda in yemen and islamic and then the al qaeda inspired. the group that carried this out is on the border between that second and third category is my sense, maybe not quite a franchise but consistently inspired by al qaeda. eastern libya is the home of the libya islamic fighting group. we captured more libyans in i q iraq, foreign fighters, than from any other arab country. this is roughly a hot bed of this kind of activity. >> charlie? >> charlie rose in new york. do you consider this -- good morning. >> good morning. >> do you consider this a consequence of a failed policy by the president? >> well, i wouldn't call it a failed policy at all. look, charlie, we shouldn't presume that we can control events in this part of the world. i would say, though, that the
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weakness of the libyan state, the disillusion, the fact that the country was awash with weapons, that parts of this country were very fu fundamentalist, very islamist, those were predictable. as we went in, like secretary powell's pottery barn analogy for iraq, if we break it, we own it. we need to be prepared for the kind of chaos that has followed. if there's any shortcoming it might be in our response to the situation that, frankly, we may have helped to create but would have been inevitable in any way, in any sense. >> should this be a moment of debate about administration policy or is it a time to unite behind the president and have a political debate at another time? >> well, no, no. look, a lot of tough questions out there need to be resolved. we're in a political season. i can understand that the conduct of foreign policy is a legitimate subject for political discussion. lord knows, last year in
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government, 2008 how the sitting president dealt with terrorism was not something that was off limits for the presidential campaign. >> thank you very much for joining us. >> thank you, charlie. the federal reserve is starting a new stimulus for the chairman ben bernanke. he said thursday he has grave concern over the nation's unemployment rate. the move sent the dow jones industrials up 206 points to its highest close since 2007. rebecca jarvis is here to tell us how this will effect everything from mortgage rates to gas prices. good morning. >> good morning, charlie. ultimately there could be a big impact on both those items you mentioned, mortgage rates as well as gasoline prices. what the federal reserve is doing here is unprecedented and it's also untested. it will be buying $85 billion every month of mortgage debt and treasuries. in addition it's going to be keeping interest rates at or near 0% through 2015.
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what does that mean for a consumer? from a consumer standpoint. first of all, if you can get it, loan rates are near record lows right now. you can get a mortgage in this country at or near record lows. on the flip side of things, if you're a savor in this country, you already felt it at your bank account, you're not being paid much to keep your money at the bank. that is by design. it can also lead to growth in prices in gasoline as well as grocery costs. >> the federal reserves action, there is this question. they tied it to change in the unemployment. in other words, this has no particular duration. we'll continue to do this until we get the unemployment more stable? >> exactly. that's why this is so untested. we've seen action like this previously out of the fed, but it had a duration, it had a term attached to it. now it's unlimited. and they're say iing unemployme is going to be at or near 8% for the rest of this year. it will be four more years until it goes below 6%, which is what
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we consider normal unemployment in this country. and there are some big concerns from the federal reserve, from ben bernanke, the chairman, that washington also has to do its part. this is not a silver bullet. washington has to address the fiscal cliff and make decisions about our future. and the concern out of washington, and some of the critics of this is that unfortunately by doing this, the federal reserve takes some of the pressure off washington, d.c. to make the steps that are necessary to put this economy on better footing. >> rebecca, thank you. norah? in a just released cbs news "new york times" poll, president obama leads mitt romney by eight points. but when you look at likely voters it's down three points 49% to 46% and only 36% of registered voters says the country is better off now than it was four years ago. john dickerson is here with us.
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likely voters, that tighter screen of people that will likely head to the polls. obama is up three points. are you surprised? >> a little bit. usually the likely voter screen helps the republican. and we're testing here whether the president got a bounce out of his convention, where the dust settles after these two conventions. and it looks like in this poll and some others, we've seen the president appears to have gotten a little bit of a bounce, appears to be in good shape and that likely voter number is a good one for him. >> of course, the presidency is not decided by a popular vote, the national vote. it is decided in the battleground states. there is new polling out by "the wall street journal," virginia, florida, and ohio. and obama is up in those polls as well. >> that's right. if you take our poll with likely voters and in those states it's among likely voters, the president is ahead outside the margin of error. in those states that we all come to know and pay much attention to, ohio, florida. that's a big deal. >> john, two questions. one, has foreign policy entered the presidential debate in a significant way? >> it has, but i don't think --
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unless this is a protracted nightmare in the middle east over the next couple of days, i think we go back to the economy. this election is still all about the economy. >> on the economy, there's a question of the fed having to do this is just one more example of the failed economic policies of the obama administration. >> that's right. the question is whether people really get an understanding of what quantitative means. when they see the stock market go up, they may get a sense that the economy is approving of this move. the question of inflation, you have to see if people really feel that. the verdict on quantitative easing may not come in until after the election is over or until it happens in a way that actually doesn't affect the way voters make their decision about the economy and then make their decision about the president. >> there's a lot going on, john, in the world, and certainly at home. we're at this mad dash now to the finish line. the november elections. what does romney need to do now
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to sort of change the dynamics, when we talked about that polling? >> he needs to do something fast. the polling is moving away from him. he needs to do something to suggest that his economic stewardship -- get it back to the economy where he's the most comfortable and show that he actually can do something to put this economy in a faster gear than it's in. >> all right, thank you. >> john dickerson, thank you very much again. it is now time to show you some of this morning's headlines. the chicago tribune reports striking public school teachers and the chicago school board talk nld early this morning and plan to talk again later today. both sides say there is some optimism that a deal is close, bringing students back to class by monday. the san antonio express news reports the alleged leader of the oldest and largest crime syndicate along the texas/mexico border may go on trial in houston. jorge castillo sanchez, known as the shadow, was captured by mexican marines. new york city has approved a
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pope benedict arrives in lebanon. on his way there, the pope called for religious tolerance in lebanon and praised the arab spring movement. i'm charlie rose in new york. norah o'donnell is in washington. welcome back to "cbs this morning." a gossip magazine in france is showing topless photos of prince william's wife, katherine. the royals are angry and are considering a lawsuit. >> kelly cobiella is outside the palace in london. i can imagine the royals are furious about this breach of privacy. >> reporter: they are, norah. they say a red line has been crossed. news of these photos broke very early this morning. the photos themselves were actually taken about two weeks ago while the royal couple was on vacation in the south of
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france at a private chateau owned by the queen's nephew. they were resting for some time before their tour of southeast asia, thought they were in a very remote and private place. but a tabloid -- former tabloid editor here in the uk says apparently there's a road about half a mile from the chateau. a public road with a view of the pool and with a long lens camera you can get a picture of someone from that road and that may have been what happened here. nonetheless, st. james palace is furious. they released a very strong statement today saying that these photos are a grotesque and unjustifiable invasion of privacy reminiscent of the worst excesses of the press and paparazzi during the lifetime of principle cease diana of wales. >> kelly, i didn't quite hear what you just said. my assumption is that they're so
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angry they may pursue legal action. do they have a cause of action here? >> reporter: they very well may. this is a crime in france, to invade someone's privacy. if they decide to pursue this, it could result in a one-year prison term for the editor of this publication and fines up to $50,000, possibly more if they take this into a civil arena. the problem is, we're told, that a lot of these publications actually budget for this. so they stand more to gain from the publicity and the sales of the magazine than they lose in the fines. >> kelly, thank you very much. we now come to los angeles homicide detectives who have the new information on the mysterious death of natalie wood. two months ago her 1981 death certificate was changed to say she die friday drowning and other undetermined factors. cbs news 48 hours is the only news organization to see this new evidence in the case as erin
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moriarty reports, some of the evidence was collected from the boat where she spent her last hours. >> reporter: reopening their investigation into the drowning death of legendary movie star natalie wood. and it's still going strong. >> the end game is to find out what occurred. that is the end game of any investigation. >> reporter: the detectives have gone to hawaii twice where the splendour is now docked, once on a fact-finding mission captured exclusively by 48 hours. >> can you come over here for a minute? >> reporter: and once with the man who told a dramatic and damning story about the night natalie wood died, skipper dennis davern. >> i believe robert wagner was with her up until the moment she went into the water. >> reporter: detectives are scrutinizing audiotapes recorded by natalie wood biographer suzanne finstad, calls with
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women who claimed dennis davern told them disturbing details about the drowning. if true, and if admissible in court, they could be important to the investigation. >> now i'm going to play for you what lana, natalie's sister told me, about the call she got from dennis davern. >> dennis was obviously drinking, right. he was not a close friend. i don't know why he decided to call me. >> it was 1992, more than a decade after her sister's death. >> he said that it appeared to him as though rj shoved her away. she went overboard. dennis panicked and rj said leave her there. teach her a lesson. >> lana wood goes on to say that davern said he didn't think wagner meant for her to die. >> even if he did not kill her, which is what i understand him saying, it was an accident. he didn't mean for her to drown. he didn't render her aid. >> neither wood nor davern would speak to us about the tapes.
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detectives are not commenting. >> is robert wagner a suspect? >> no. >> that was almost a year ago. and authorities still have not named a suspect. in a written statement, when the case was reopened, the wagner family said they support the investigation and trust the detectives will judge the new information on the credibility of the sources. >> they don't engage in investigations for theatrics. they engage in investigations to solve mysteries. >> is dennis davern credible? if so, is there likely to be some action brought before a grand jury? >> such an interesting question. a lot of people have raised credibility questions about dennis davern because he wrote a book and they have said maybe he's out for money. but the reason we're showing and having you hear these audiotapes is that he has been pretty consiste consistent. this is what he said privately to people much closer to the event, which gives him more
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credibility. what's interesting in california -- so much time has passed. you have statute of limitations that have eliminated some charges. but there is implied malice murder. if there is enough evidence to imply that someone did something intentionally, that they knew was inherently dangerous, something like pushing her or she ended up in the water and not getting her, and then showed a conscience disregard -- i'm using legal terms, but disregard for life, that could add up to murder. but at this moment, you have one witness, one person out of four people who were on the boat. so, obviously, these detectives are looking for supporting evidence and would need that for any kind of charges to be brought. but this is extraordinary. most people thought this investigation would end the end of june or early july when the death certificate was changed. and it's ongoing. not just ongoing. there are two detectives assigned to this full time.
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so, there must be some credible, compelling and incriminating evidence. it just may not be enough to -- >> any idea what that is? >> the only thing they could be pursuing is this implied malice. there were people in boats close by. there's evidence they heard people at 11:00 -- heard a woman at 11:00 screaming for help, possibly hearing a mocking voice saying, oh, yes, we'll come get you, when the first call for help wasn't until 1:30. no one knows exactly what the evidence is. detectives are keeping this very close to the vest. it's ongoing. >> erin, great to see you. you can see her full report on "48 hours vanity fair:hollywood scandal" tomorrow night 10:00 central right here on cbs. >> last marine battalion deployed to afghanistan is starting their mission this week. we'll show you about the training many of the marines never expected to have. you're watching "cbs this morning." cbs "this
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this is a big day. mcdonald's announced they are going to start posting, for the first time ever, the calorie count of their menu items. yeah. not to be outdone, cinnabon announce they had will start posting their death toll. >> the draw down of u.s. combat troops in afghanistan is already well under way, but this morning some american troops are still getting orders to go to the war zone. >> some of the last marines to be deployed beginning this week have been training in california. jeff glor went there to see what their unexpected mission is all abou about. >> reporter: in the middle of the mojave desert, it can be both beautiful and brutal. the temperature was 108 degrees. sergeant travis viti took his men out on patrol.
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>> hey, you better open [ bleep ]. >> i'm pretty hard on them. hard on them now so i don't have to worry about it later. >> reporter: hard on them because the men of second battalion seventh marines are being ordered to handle afghanistan's most troubled region, helmand province alone, one-third of what nato had last time. this is a vastly different strategy. how do you make that adjustment? >> a lot of it is just understanding the mission. taking a look at how we're going to get there, to make sure when we go out the door there isn't a void that's going to collapse back in. >> learning the culture and -- >> reporter: to prepare, they spent much of their time not in combat but in conversation. these mock villages are filled with 400 role players. most from afghanistan.
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the goal for the the marines is to win over skeptical local populous one meeting at a time. a lot of your marines signed up, prepared for combat. they're getting a much different mission. they're getting a hearts and minds mission. how does that affect them? >> i believe most of them understand why we have to do what we're doing now. at the end of the day, be this is about a campaign that has lasted over a decade. and this is about making sure that we close this chapter so our sons don't have to finish the war that we campaigned in. >> reporter: the big question here, though, is not will the marines be ready, it's will the afghan national army be ready? >> i have their commander with me. >> reporter: that's because the major focus of the u.s. strategy with that smaller force is on shifting responsibility. >> take two of your soldiers -- >> reporter: by the end of 2014,
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the afghan national army will be the only line of defense against the taliban. the man training in the ana want to be optimistic, they are also realists. >> it's tough to put the trust in the afghan national army and uniformed police to do it. we build a good relationship, it should work. >> reporter: it should work? >> it should work. there's no guarantees ever in afghanistan. >> reporter: no guarantees except this. whatever
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♪ it is 8:00. welcome back to "cbs this morning." anti-american demonstrators return for a fourth day in the middle east. the protests have spread as far as indonesia. we'll get an update from cairo where the demonstrations began. in london the royal family may go to court over topless photos of kate. first here is a look at what's happening in the world and what we've been covering on "cbs this morning." protests will take place across the arab world over a video that depicts the prophet muhammad. >> protests have gone on in ten nations since the first disturbances in cairo. >> people are clashing with
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police. i can smell the teargas from seven stories up. >> we'll learn how much power, how many leg this is movement has. >> in a just-released cbs news/"new york times" poll, president obama leads governor romney by eight points. >> he appears to be in good shape. a gossage magazine in france is on news stands showing topless photos of prince william's wife katherine. officials say the royals are angry and they're considering a lawsuit. >> reporter: they say a red line has been crossed. thieves took swiping tablets to a whole new level. they were caught on tape last week ramming their bmw through the security game at this apple store in temecula. >> what kind of woman are you looking for? >> a single woman with a lot of money, maybe can read a little. i'm charlie rose with gayle king. norah o'donnell is in
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washington. u.s. diplomatic missions on high alert. new protests reported across the middle east. clashes have broken out in at least ten country this is week. officials in lebanon say at least one person was killed in a protest in tripoli. in yemen soldiers fired teargas and bullets. holly williams is in cairo, egypt where demonstrators have been clashing with police. >> reporter: good morning, norah. the muslim brotherhood, a powerful islamist group in egypt is planning a demonstration later today on tahrir square where you can just just behind me. we're already seeing crowds of young men out on the street near the u.s. embassy clashing with police. the young men threw stones and then the police responded with teargas canisters. we can smell it even from seven stories up. we've been watching scenes like this take place now for more than 48 hours. earlier today the egyptian
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president, mohamed morsi appeared on television. he said it's a muslim's duty to protect foreign interests. the egyptian president also draws his support from islamist groups. from his perspective, he may not be able to crack down too hard on these demonstrations. charlie? >> holly, are the other islamic leaders in egypt speaking out about this? >> reporter: we have heard from one powerful member of the muslim brotherhood who has called for an end to the violence and more calm. we're certainly hearing voices coming like that in egypt. it's important to remember that, for the most part, over the last 48 hours the scenes we've seen have involved only a few hundred young men on the street causing chaos. >> holly williams, thank you very much. we go now to washington and norah o'donnell. >> a cbs news/"new york times" poll shows president obama with an edge in the race for the
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white house. 51% of registered voters say they would vote for the president and 43% for governor mitt romney. there's not much room for movement. 86% say they've already made up their minds, while just 13% say it's too early and their minds could change. progress is reported after overnight talks to end chicago's teacher strike. there's hope the students can be back on class on monday. the strike enters day five this morning. 25,000 public school teachers are off the job. the main sticking point is the teacher evaluation system. both sides plan to meet again this morning. newly published research says that stress on the job increases the risk of a heart attack by about 25%. three-quarters of americans say work is a significant source of stress. the good news is the elevated heart attack risk may not be as bad as some experts thought. other studies had pegged the increased risk at 40%. >> you ever feel stress on the job? >> i don't. >> i can honestly say i've never
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seen him stressed ever. >> norah, you ever feel stress on the job? >> no, not yet at all. it's early yet, right? >> knock on wood. i feel the same. so far, so good. this morning -- good to see you, norah. this morning officials say the duke and duchess of cambridge are saddened over topless photos of kate. the magazine says they were taken last week outside a guest house while the royal couple was on vacation in france. a royal source says all legal options are being considered. prince william and kate are in malaysia. we'll have the latest on their asian trip in the next half hour. it seems like you ought to be able to have privacy at a friend's home. >> no doubt. >> especially when you're topless. >> especially, norah and charlie, when you're deciding to do something topless. charlie, would you like to share? norah, i'm thinking you're at a
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friend's home, in an isolated area and there's still pictures. >> i was struck by kelly's report earlier that the palace in their statement invoked the name of princess diana in the type of reckless paparazzi in terms of these photos. that interested me. clearly they're furious about this as an invasion of privacy. >> there are so many new technological devices that enable them to get papers by sending devices up in the air that can take pictures dourn on top of people that would not otherwise be accessible. >> i hope there's action. now to another story, people in seattle are being warned that a rat-pocalypse is coming. the seattle post intelligencer says a tunnel system is threatened to uproot millions of rodents and roaches. they're being urged to protect
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their buildings now. good morning everyone. enjoy your cheerios. scientists say they've discovered a new species of monkey living in africa in a unexplored area of the congo. it has large, human-looking eyes and a gold mane. creepy and cute at the same time. it looks similar to the botched restoration of the painting of jesus which is hanging in a spanish church. to add to the mystique of this monkey, guys, it has a blue bottom. cuter by the minute, doesn't it? >> exactly.
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this isn't good, you guys. a lot of people are complaining that the new iphone 5 is taller than the last model which means they have to buy a new case. in response apple issued an official statement saying exactly. >> no dummies, they. more product to buy.
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online shoppers in california are rushing to check out before midnight tonight. >> that's when and other online sellers begin selling sales tax for california residents. as john blackstone reports, this tax may be coming soon to a computer near you. >> what did you get on amazon the last couple weeks? >> laptop sleeve protector. >> reporter: in san francisco, chris chang has been on a buying spree. >> i need to keep my hands warm. having cold trigger finger is not helpful when you're trying to be accurate. >> reporter: chang is a marksman, a winner on the reality show "top shot." his aim this week is cashing in before online shoppers in california have to start paying sales tax. >> i said, you know, if i'm going to buy things, i should buy them now before the sales tax starts to be collected. >> reporter: a new california law is requiring amazon and other large internet retailers
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to start charging sales tax, just as brick and mortar stores do. it could bring the statement $80 million to $100 million a year. across the country states estimate they lose some $11.5 billion a year in uncollected sales tax. >> when you're losing that sales tax revenue, that means it's affecting your roads. it's affecting the resources for local government. it's affecting the resources for education. >> reporter: california congresswoman jackie speier is pushing a bipartisan bill to give all states the authority to make online retailers collect sales tax. tax-free purchases, she says, have given online stores an unfair advantage. >> people come in and look at the product, kick the tires, take all the knowledge that the retailer has about the product and then go on the phone and buy it on amazon. >> reporter: right now amazon collects sales taxes in only seven states. it's set to add seven more by 2016. at first amazon fought california over the law, but now
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it's agreed, not only to collect taxes, but also to build two huge distribution centers in the state, creating more than 1,000 full-time jobs. >> i thought about, well, that mean i can't save that money anymore. but most importantly, amazon is bringing jobs here to california which for me, i think that's the big win. >> reporter: chris chang says he'll continue to shop online where he still expects to find bargains, even if they are no longer tax-free. for "cbs this morning," john blackstone, san francisco. >> it's inevitable that this would be coming. >> absolutely true. i just picture the people in california order, order, order. after awhile you go, did i really want that to save $3.00? >> like going to a sale. are you getting the iphone 5? you already have it? >> yes, ma'am. no, i don't have it. >> are you going to get the 5? >> yes. if they change the size of the ipad, i'll get that. >> charlie, he's always ahead of
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the curve. prince william's wife kate was wearing alexander mcqueen last night in malaysia. this morning a french magazine shows her wearing a little less than that. we'll go to malaysia to see if the topless photo is overshadowing the royal visit. in washington thursday was the day to say good-bye to the first man on the moon. we'll take you to a memorial service for astronaut neil armstrong. that's next on "cbs this morning."
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these students. they saw a cute and cuddly koala stuck in a mine shaft. they put a tree trunk to help i want get out. it almost looked until he slipped and tufbled back downtown hole. on a second try he climbed out safely. adorable. very nice story. the last 43 years of neil armstrong's life was defined by one moment when he became the first man to walk on the moon. today he'll be buried at sea. >> he died last month at the age of 82. terrell brown reports a national memorial service was held in washington. ♪ fly me to the moon and let me play among the stars ♪ >> reporter: it was a fitting tribute for america's first man on the moon as hundreds said a final good-bye to neil armstrong, the song he and buzz aldrin played during the historic moon landing coked
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throughout the national cathedral. it was july 20th, 1969, armstrong uttered those now famous words. >> one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind. >> neil will always be remembered for taking humankind's first small step on a world beyond our own, but it was courage, grace and humility he displayed throughout his life that lifted him above the stars. >> reporter: former astronaut john glenn attended the memorial along with the apoll low crew members, buzz aldrin and michael collinses. the last man to walk on the moon remembered his dear friend. >> if you soar through the heavens beyond even where eagles dare to go, you can now finally put out your hand and touch the
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face of god. >> reporter: for cbs "this morning," terrell brown, new york. >> though he didn't do many interviews and was uncomfortable being the hero of the mission. you must have talked to him. >> what amazes me is the risk that they took. i mean these were extraordinarily heroic figures. both by the courage but also by their accomplishments. they did something that puts them in the pantheon of pioneers. >> forever. >> two of the biggest names in hollywood are richard gere and susan sarandon. they have a new thriller called "arbitrage." it's about lying and stealing and keeping it quiet. >> good too. and their 30 contemporary friendship and throw in betrayal too. your local news is coming right up. ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,
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good morning. in the headlines arson is a suspect in three fires and antioch overnight to started out side of the strip mall on sycamore drive causing some damage to the building. the other fire an hour earlier at antioch high school. a bicycle stretch of killing a 71 year-old man and san francisco due in court in the next hour. the judge set a preliminary hearing date for chris. investigators say he was riding down market street in march construction of the man who later died. art is going after pigeon poop using $1 million from its nearly $11 million surplus to wage a war against the boards. installing an angled metal sheets rods and specs and stations to stop pigeons from
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good morning. northbound 880 to slow right now with some sort of incident near the 66 to exit. still have a pass the coliseum. elsewhere on this bright morning was about to 37 and not too bad this morning.
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and over towards the bay bridge things are getting thinner this morning backed up to the middle of the parking lot. we do have airport delays up to 59 minutes on summer are arriving flights that sampras's the airport with the low cloud cover in patchy fog the coast is not clear. later today highs will be quoted in yesterday's 64 in san francisco and 88 in concord hotter than that in livermore. this weather pattern will be persistent all the way through the weekend and them by monday seasonal temperatures returned to the bay area.
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elizabeth's golden jubilee. as seth doane reports, kate appeared this morning with a much more modest look. >> the duchess was dressed in a full head scar ch as she arrived at malaysia's largest mosque before friday prayers on the holiest day of the week for muslims. it was the couple's first ever visit to a mosque. >> how long ago were you told that you were going to be giving a tour to the duke and duchess? >> two weeks ago. >> what did you think? >> fantastic. >> this woman who attends the mosque three or four times a week said she explained architecture, history and islamic traditions to the royal highnesses. she says the couple put her at ease from the start of the tour. >> they are special because they're a young couple and they're the icons, and to have them here with us this morning is an honor. >> an honor. >> an honor. >> reporter: the images of kate
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in a head scarf today, reminiscent of those of lady diana who visited this mosque in pakistan in 1991. parallels between the glamorous diana and the daughter-in-law she never met have persisted throughout this trip. referring to the french magazine cover, a royal source said today that it, quote, turned back the clock 15 years. it was a thin any veiled reference to the paparazzi that hounded princess diana. a spokesman for the royal couple released a statement today saying the incident is reminiscent of the worst excesses of the press and paparazzi during the life of diana and added the couple's privacy had been invaded in a grotesque and unjust find manner. with all that swirling around them, the duke and duchess still seemed to enjoy a cultural event in a park as fans tried to catch a glimpse. this is the first time a member of the british royal family has
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visited this majority muslim country since the queen came here 14 years ago. >> my grandmother told me that malaysia would provide us with some wonderful experiences and unforgettable memories. so indeed it has proved. >> reporter: prince william spoke briefly to business leaders gathered today for a luncheon. the couple also attend add proper tea party at the british high commission. tonight they'll travel to born yeah which is one of the parts of the trip they're most excited about. there they will see virgin rain forests and highlight conservation efforts. the real question is will those pictures be spectacular enough to take attention away from those about to be published by that french magazine. for "cbs this morning," seth doane, qual la lom pure. >> i'm amazed how easily she slipped into this role. >> and does not seem to be
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nervous about all the attention she's getting. >> having not grown up in a royal environment. >> no. i'm pulling for her. norah, what are you thinking? >> i'm thinking the same thing. she's graceful, in many ways just like princess diana. it's interesting the palace has really cracked down on the paparazzi. they must be furious about this invasion of privilege see. >> even threatening legal action. there you go. that's a reflection of fur rossity. they played a married couple before. now richard gere and susan sarandon seem to be very comfortable in the husband and wife role again on screen. th
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richard gere is in a new thriller called "arbitrage," hiding a secret and cheating on his wife played by susan sarandon until an accident threatens to bring it all crashing down. >> everything i do is for us, for this family. now you're telling me -- >> this isn't about your business. this is our life. where do you think we're going tonight? why do you think i've tolerated all this for so long? >> you tolerated? wow. >> i'm glad you find it funny. >> what about me? what about the complaints, the unhappiness, the drinking, the shopping, the trainers, everything? yes, the charities, the wonderful sainted charities, all the wonderful things you development how do you think i pay for them. >> whoa. richard gere -- >> this is a comedy. >> i throw a pie in his face right after that. >> what were you saying as we were watching this, there was
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about 20 takes. >> i just went on and on -- there was the pedicures, the manicures, the trainer. >> which you did this lifestyle just for her to keepr in the style to which you've become accustomed to. >> do you believe that? do you really want -- we're not going to go into couples counseling. >> she doesn't give up the money, believe me. >> and good for her. good for her. >> and she keeps your secret tight. >> maybe. we'll see. >> tell us who these characters are. >> the only argument we ever have is what happens after the movie. >> between the two of them? >> so tell me. >> you have to see the movie. >> i've seen the movie. i told you that. >> but everybody watching hasn't seen the movie. we don't want to give away the twists and turns. >> this is the story of a man who was in trouble and got into more trouble. who is he? >> it's about decisions people make who believe they're beyond
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making ethical decisions. he's a very -- >> he's cheating in his business and a cheater, cheater pumpkin either in his relationship with his wife. >> it's much bigger than that. there's also, you know, police detectives on his trail for something else that's happening. the world is closing in. i'm just a little bit of a debby downer that's at home. >> a major debby downer. >> thank you, richard. >> nothing minor is about you. >> thank you. i love that. >> how dare you want monogamy in your relationship, susan? >> she doesn't say she wants that. >> it's not just about monogamy at all. that's not the thing that breaks the deal here. >> they truly have issues for a very long time. >> they've been together a long time. i think monogamy -- >> everybody makes deals. >> here is a guy who is with his
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girlfriend, not you, and a terrible thing happens. >> she's played my wife the whole time. >> "shall we dance." >> do you actually think a guy could get away with that kind of event that happened here? >> yeah. >> do you really? >> when i read the script, i'm thinking ted kennedy. this is chap quitic. >> he confessed he did it. he never acknowledges he was there. >> that's the complexity. a moral decision. do you stand up and go this happened -- >> which his lawyer suggested he might do. >> and his inner life read that. you can see the conflict in the guy. he makes the wrong decision. >> when i was watching it, charlie, i did think, i wonder how many people are in this
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situation in terms of -- not the actual crime that happened but who are living a facade. they don't have the money that they're projecting. they're in a relationship that doesn't appear what it is, and it's a very hoy paloy crowd in new york. charlie, to your point, i think there are a lot of people living what we saw you doing on that screen. >> a financial deal or trying to cover up a crime? >> the facade nature. >> it's not about, frankly -- i think the movie works not because it's about people who have an enormous amount of money. it's about people who have decisions to make, whether you're poor, not living a genuine truth that's coming from you. >> and whether morality has to do with getting away from something as opposed to if the bottom line is the bottom line.
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>> the interest for me is will he get away with it. >> and don't tell. >> i didn't tell. >> even after you watch it, you still don't know. what's worse in a relationship, guys, lying about your relationship and infidelity or lying about money? i think that changes over the course of time. what's worse for you? >> i think the whole point is to try to be authentic and awake in your life. as you go along and get comfortable or what you exchange for security, that's the temptation, and so you're struggling your whole life to stay authentic. and hopefully as you get older, you start to peel away and find out what your true self is and what your moral bottom line is. that could be corrupted in so many different ways. it can be corrupted with less temptation than what power gives you. he's a powerful guy. >> you mean in the movie. >> so you have more to work with when you're very powerful in terms of what you can get away with. >> richard gere and susan
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sarandon, you both look so good. >> thank you, you, too. >> "arbitrage is the name of the movie. it opens in theaters today. a beer that made milwaukee famous, not food. that's changing now because of a blogger who is determined to bring everyone to his favorite restaurants. we'll meet him next right here on "cbs this morning." restaurants. we'll meet him next.
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you may think it's rude if someone at a restaurant takes a photo of your meal but you just may be watching a food blogger in action. >> it's true. villem marx is changing the way milwaukee eats. >> wild, woolley and weird, are those words you associate with milwaukee's dining scene. >> ten years ago, no. if you said that to somebody ten years ago they would have laughed and walked away. >> reporter: a brewing town known best for bratwurst and beer milwaukee is the most unlikely place for a food renaissance. >> is there enough restaurant to keep busy? >> we can do a review a week. >> reporter: the food scene in his home town has something for everyone. as long as you know where to look. >> we have a rule that nobody gets to eat before i get the shot. >> reporter: he created a food blog eating in
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2009 to highlight hidden gems. >> my hope is that we get some people to step outside of their comfort zone and do something unusual. for a lot of folks this is really unusual. >> reporter: food critic mitchell davis said food bloggers are changing the landscape of cuisine. >> you couldn't have a great food movement happen in a secondary city in louisville or milwaukee without the attention of a food blogger. >> reporter: for 40 years this barbecue place has served up the best ribs in milwaukee. but according to the own whose father opened the restaurant his barbecue pit wasn't a top foodie destination. >> because of the blog we have people coming here that wouldn't have eaten here before. >> just about all of them. >> reporter: thanks to a glowing review on eating this second generation owner will soon be opening a second
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location. >> there are really wonderful good things, positive things happening in the city and i want to show that. >> reporter: it's a recipe for growth that may help to explain the ever increasing popularity of food blogs across the country. >> are your trying new restaurants. >> absolutely. because they bring me to a different awareness of what's out there. i don't want to waste money on going places i won't be happy with. >> reporter: from urban farms to high end bistros there's 50% more dining options in down milwaukee today than there were ten years ago. as joe says, there's room for everyone at the table. for cbs "this morning," villem marx, milwaukee. >> we like joe and what joe does. >> we like the idea. i think he's on to something. if i wasn't doing this i wouldn't mind doing something like that. i love a good heel. >> it serves us and serves people who like good food because you can't necessarily know all the places and somebody
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like that gives you a pathway like the barbecue guy. >> next time you're in milwaukee we know where to go. >> barbecue. >> i know it's just 8:00 but sorry, gayle, but is it too early to be craving a brat? because that made me hungry. >> no it is not. we have fresh fruit here in the green room still good. tomorrow on cbs "this morning" saturday the brother and sister of blue grass will perform two songs from that album tomorrow on cbs "this morning" on saturday. of course tonight cbs evening news with scott pelley. >> norah ten of your first week. >> i know. it's bean great week, charlie and gayle, i couldn't be more lucky than to work with you two. thank you. >> thank you. you bring a lot to us. that want does it for us as we leave you let's take a look back at the week that was.
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a great week. have a great weekend. see you on monday. >> don't make our people angry. they will kill. >> protesters attack the u.s. embassy in egypt. >> it killed the u.s. ambassador chris stevens and three of his staff. >> a video made in the u.s. >> u.s. embassy condemns the continuing efforts by misguided individuals. >> the governor had very sharp words. >> governor romney has a fantasy to shoot first and aim later snoompry single room has been torched. >> to help the libyan people and to represent the united states interest. >> speaking at 9:00 for him to come to benghazi medical center. >> targeted the american embassy in libya's capital. >> people think if they are angry that means they can be violent. >> when you say what didn't we know, pretty much the outline and the scope. >> up shot him twice? >> a handful of times.
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>> we got to make sure that they stan by the promise they made to this country. >> the only voice you'll hear from ground zero today are those loved ones of the victims who perished on 9/11. [ bell tolling ] >> when people come to the memorial when i'm there, when is that museum opening. >> do you think it will get done soon? >> i want needs to get done. i'm holding them to it. >> i mean when it's you and him in that moment, in that moment, you live to the fullest. >> definitely feels good. it's special. >> i think we had some clue how well peyton manning would do. charlie your colleague norah o'donnell mentioned him with a wince some smile. ♪ we were singing bye-bye misamerica pie ♪ >> how many trees did you get
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killed? >> too many. >> charlie is so excited. >> am i going to like it, brian? >> ever wonder why -- >> what? >> whoa. >> a pedicure, manicures, trainer. >> you want to talk about what kate might be wearing. >> we no speak english. >> did you get serena's number. >> we have to talk. >> i don't think she knew who i was when she woke up from her nap. >> rand paul is in there too. >> serena didn't invite me to go do karaoke. >> so nice of you to bring this for charlie. >> just want to touch it. >> i know. don't put your fingerprints on it. >> only rumsfeld could. >> he didn't look familiar. you recognize him? so tom cruise? >> i'm in the book. >> that was good. >> thank you. one take. i'm out,,,,
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good morning. and headlines arson is suspected in three fires and antioch overnight. to started out of the strip on sycamore drive and the other one was that antioch high school and the fires caused minor damage. two men under arrest after taking officers on a high-speed chase in vallejo. the suspect stalked out seven elementary school in pleasantville they started the driver thinking he had begun the suspect was not hit. a number of flights arriving late at sent to scope this morning when my shutdown for work to get to monday morning the first three weekends the project. delays due to the low cloud cover this morning there are delays 59 minutes on some
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arriving flights it sent to scope airport. we have blue skies and currently 50s across the board. later today cooler than yesterday temperatures. eight degrees in san jose and to the north and center rosa. pretty much where people repeat performance each day the weekend and then by monday more seasonal conditions returned here to the bay area but traffic after this.
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if your adjusted out the back of the the northbound lanes of 80 ft. has been slow and go up towards the downtown oakland exit's since 8:00 this morning. also in dissent the disco on the peninsula north on a one-to-one just moved accident off of the right-hand shoulder. the bay bridge traffic is cleared out a nice ride and to san francisco from the east bay. have a great weekend.
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CBS This Morning
CBS September 14, 2012 7:00am-9:00am PDT

News/Business. John Miller, Rebecca Jarvis, Jeff Glor. (2012) Author William Silber; actor Richard Gere; actress Susan Sarandon. New. (CC) (Stereo)

TOPIC FREQUENCY U.s. 16, Charlie 14, Washington 13, Us 12, California 12, Egypt 8, Milwaukee 8, William 7, Benghazi 7, Malaysia 7, Cairo 7, Afghanistan 6, Cbs 6, Cymbalta 5, Dennis Davern 5, Diana 5, Chicago 5, Antioch 5, Libya 5, San Francisco 5
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